As smoke from a nearby wildfire pours into Yosemite Valley, Tom Lambert has had to tell tourists who booked his vacation home months in advance that they would have to defer their dream stays so firefighters could take protective measures against the growing blaze.
The death toll from twin wildfires that raged through Greek seaside areas looked set to increase to around 50 Tuesday after rescue crews reported finding the bodies of more than 20 people huddled closely together near a beach northeast of the capital, Athens.
Pigeon Forge is one of the country's most popular family-friendly vacation destinations. It is just a stone's throw from Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the country's most visited national park. It's summertime in Pigeon Forge and that means it's prime time to schedule a visit to the Smoky Mountains
State Police said there were two fires within six miles of each other early Sunday morning in Owsley County. The Arson Task Force is offering a reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person(s) responsible for starting the fires.